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The Evictors (1979)

PG  |   |  Crime, Drama, Horror  |  18 April 1979 (USA)
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A young couple just being married rents a house in a village in Louisiana. But they are not welcome because the inhabitants of the village look at them with distrust - in the house they ... See full summary »

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Jake Rudd
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Ben Watkins
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Sue Ane Langdon ...
Olie Gibson
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Mr. Bumford
Bill Thurman ...
Preacher Higgins
Jimmy Clem ...
Mr. Buckner
Harry Thomasson ...
Twyla Taylor ...
Mrs. Bumford
Mary Branch ...
Mrs. Mullins
John H. Meyer ...
Mr. Mullins (as John Meyer)
John Milam ...
Mr. Rhinehart
Roxanne Harter ...
Mrs. Rhinehart
Foster Litton ...
Sheriff
Owen Guthrie ...
G-Man
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A young couple just being married rents a house in a village in Louisiana. But they are not welcome because the inhabitants of the village look at them with distrust - in the house they rented were happening strange things in the past... Written by Volker Boehm

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It was a small Louisiana town where people live and love and die and no one ever thought of locking their doors... except in the Monroe house.


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18 April 1979 (USA)  »

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While filming in the Shreveport LA area, the Louisiana State Police assigned TFC James Pierrelee to assist with traffic for several days. See more »

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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

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If you like supposedly true story horror flix?
30 July 1999 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

Then, this is a good one for you. I actually liked it, and I originally saw it at the theater when I was a kid. There are some truly eerie characters and the plot is kinda spooky, so it's worthwhile. If you dig dusty, Southern related horror flix set in the backwoods, rent this baby....


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